BODE MILLER OUT AGAINST RUSSIA’S ANTI-GAY LAW AND THE OLYMPIC COMMITTEE

2. October 2013 - English


A sport star that defends the legal and human rights of a hard-pressed minority group, that he himself doesn’t belong to, is out of the ordinary. Bode Miller is considered to be one of the best alpine skiers in U.S. history with 33 World Cup wins and five Olympic medals. Read more…

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LEAVE THOSE KIDS ALONE!!!!

29. September 2013 - English


September the 27th the Norwegian Gay Kids team got published an article in national Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten. Here is an English translation: Who decides what it means to be a girl or a boy. Is it your parents, your classmates or yourself? Who has decided that pink is a girly Read more…

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YOUCHAT MEET UP AT MAIHAUGEN

19. August 2013 - English


Youchat invites you to a meet up at Maihaugen Saturday Augsut 31st. A guided tour through the Gaykids exhibition is a part of the day! Youchat welcomes you to their meet up at Maihaugen. This is what they say in their invite posted on their webpages: “The Youchat meet up Read more…

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GAY KID STIG-WERNER

31. July 2013 - English


I grew up in Lillehammer. As a kid I lived with my mother and grandparents. My grandfather worked as a caretaker at the Lillehammer City Collection of Paintings. He had an apartment in the museum building and it was quite an adventure to live there. After closing hours I could Read more…

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Desmond Tutu: promotes United Nations’ Free & Equal campaign

29. July 2013 - English


Archbishop Desmond Tutu, celebrated as a role model in battle against apartheid, has called on Africa to join United Nations (UN) Human Rights Office’s new campaign for lesbians and gay men. The campaign focuses on hate crime and the need for both legal reforms and public education.  According to UN and Read more…

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GaymerX: World’s First LGBT Gamer Convention Comes to San Francisco

23. July 2013 - English


Are you a Gay Kid???? And a gamer??? You are not alone. On August the 3rd to the 4th, more than 2000 gay gamers assemble at the GaymerX convention in San Francisco. The man behind the convention, Matt Conn, says that it was not easy growing up as a gay Read more…

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GOD SAVE THE QUEEN: SAME-SEX MARRIAGE FINALLY BECOMES LEGAL IN ENGLAND

19. July 2013 - English


Wednesday June the 17th it was announced that the Gay Marriage Act had completed its passage through the Houses of Parliament and had received the Queen’s Assent. In 2014 it is expected that the first gay and lesbian weddings in England will take place. We applaud the Queen and Prime Read more…

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STEPHEN FRY REVEALS HE ATTEMPTED SUICIDE IN 2012

7. June 2013 - English


Stephen Fry is a celebrated British actor, author and the long-time host of the BBC quiz show QI.  As an openly gay man and advocate for gay rights, Stephen Fry is a role model for all kids growing up – whatever their sexual orientation. He has made several documentary series Read more…

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GAY KIDS UK: A TEASER AT THE TOWNER

7. April 2013 - English


On Thursday April the 4th Member of Parliament for Eastbourne and Willingdon Stephen Lloyd (right) took part in an informal presentation of the forthcoming “Gay Kids UK – Childhood Revisited” exhibition at Towner. Also present were Community Strategy and Involvement Manager Monica Ray from Eastbourne Council (second from the right), Read more…

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EASTBOURNIANS: MEET YOUR LOCAL MP!!!

1. April 2013 - English


Gay Kids UK – Childhood Revisited is proud to announce the  support of Stephen Lloyd, the Member of Parliament for Eastbourne and Willingdon.  On the forthcoming informal teaser at the Towner, Thursday this week, Stephen Lloyd will favour the project with his presence and a short speech. You can also Read more…

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Gay Kids – Utstillingsåpning på Fincken, lørdag 31. mai

26. May 2014 - Norwegian

FOTOUTSTILLING PÅ FINCKEN FRA 31. MAI TIL 1. AUGUST Klikk her for eventet på Facebook Lørdag den 31. mai klokken 13 åpner utstillingen ”Gay Kids – Kule barn som også finnes” i Bergen. Det er en bok og utstilling som presenterer barndomsbildene og barndomshistoriene til voksne lesbiske, bifile eller homofile Read more…

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BODE MILLER KRITISERER DEN OLYMPISKE KOMITÉ OG RUSSLANDS ANTI- HOMOLOVER

2. October 2013 - Norwegian

Sportsstjerner tenker ofte kun på seg selv. Det hører til sjeldenhetene at de kjemper for menneskerettighetene til en minoritet. Særlig når de ikke tilhører den selv. Amerikaneren Bode Miller er en av de aller beste alpinistene i USA. Han tatt fem OL-medaljer og 33 seire i verdenscupen. På en pressekonferanse Read more…

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GAY KIDS I AFTENPOSTEN

29. September 2013 - Norwegian

De siste ukene har voksne mennesker snakket om barn i Aftenposten. Noen som kaller seg rare ting, som kjønnsforskere og sexologer, har kranglet om hva det vil si å være gutt, jente eller noe de kaller transe. Vi i Gay Kids synes at sånne voksne bør la barna være i Read more…

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YOUCHAT-TREFF PÅ MAIHAUGEN

19. August 2013 - Norwegian

Youchat inviterer deg til treff på Maihaugen lørdag 31. august. Omvisning på Gaykids-utstillingen er inkludert! Youchat ønsker velkommen til treff på Maihaugen og skriver dette på sine nettsider: “Youchat-treff er en annerledes dag for deg som er ung og homofil, lesbisk, bifil, skeiv og for deg som ikke er sikker. Read more…

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GAY KIDS STIG-WERNER

31. July 2013 - Norwegian

Jeg er oppvokst på Lillehammer. Da jeg var liten bodde jeg og mamma hos besteforeldrene mine. Bestefar arbeidet som vaktmester på malerisamlingen på Lillehammer. Det heter Lillehammer kunstmuseum nå. Bestefar hadde vaktmesterleilighet i museet. Det var artig. For etter stengetid kunne jeg sykle rundt omkring på trehjulssykkelen min, helt for Read more…

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GAY KID STIG-WERNER AT MAYHAUGEN

27. May 2013 - Norwegian

On Friday, May the 31th, at 10 pm Gay Kids Norway is opening at Maihaugen. A prominent guest, and a most important part of the Norwegian Gay Kids project, is the actor Stig-Werner Moe. This is his childhood history: “I grew up in Lillehammer. As a kid I lived with Read more…

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GAY KIDS OPENING AT MAIHAUGEN, MAY 31th

22. May 2013 - Norwegian

Welcome to the grand Gay Kids opening at Maihaugen museum in Lillehammer, May the 31th at 10 am. Olemic Tommessen (Høyre) and the actor Stig-Werner Moe (The Journey to the Christmas Star, Blåfjell) are coming, are YOU coming too??? This freshly curated exhibition documents the childhoods of grown-up Lesbian, Gay Read more…

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GAY KIDS NORWAY: RECOMMENDED IN A NEW GOVERNMENTAL WHITE PAPER

9. May 2013 - Norwegian

The Gay Kids team is proud to be mentioned in the Governmental White Paper nr 34 (2012–2013) that outlines proposals for the Norwegian health politics in the forthcoming years. Under the heading  “Sex education in schools” the Norwegian Directorate for Education and Training recommends Gay Kids Norway  – the Book Read more…

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GAY KID SIMON

19. April 2013 - Norwegian

I am an actor. That’s great fun! Imagine being paid for playing all day long. In the 1990s I took part in a television series called the “Seven Sisters”. That was the first time in Norway an out and proud gay actor portrayed a gay man on television. Pretending to Read more…

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EQUAL MARRIAGE RIGHTS ACCORDING TO THE GOLDEN GIRLS

9. April 2013 - Norwegian

The Gay Kids team applauds Barack Obama and David Cameron for their outright support of marriage equality. Cameron argues that as a conservative and great supporter of marriage, he had no choice but to favour equal rights for gay and lesbian couples. Radical as this seems, way ahead of Obama Read more…

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